Zoo Lights opens today

Tina RolenEast Knox, Our Town Outdoors

Zoo Knoxville is excited to announce the return of Zoo Lights presented by Chick-fil-A Knoxville, with an even bigger light extravaganza featuring colorful animal lanterns, tree lights and festive food …

Gun shop headed for East Knoxville

Nick Della VolpeEast Knox

Smoky Mountain Knife Works calls itself the world’s largest knife store. Maybe it is.
“If it cuts, we carry it,” reads the slogan. “Welcome to the knife store with the largest …

Billboard, be gone!

Sandra ClarkEast Knox, Our Town Outdoors

Knox County Commission voted unanimously Monday to reject a contract with Lamar Advertising to keep a billboard in the Tank Strickland Park in East Knoxville. Lamar wanted a 10-year contract …

District 6 council race heats up

Betty BeanEast Knox

It’s Garrett Holt vs. Gwen McKenzie for District 6 Knoxville City Council. Registered voters citywide can vote Nov. 3 for each district’s representative. (Only District 5 is not on the …